A prank seen on YouTube involving an exploding soda bottle went horribly awry for three teenagers when they re-created the stunt and it injured a 66-year-old Turlock man and prompted a bomb scare in a normally serene Turlock neighborhood.
Turlock police detectives arrested the two men suspected of beating and robbing a 39-year-old man and then locking him in the trunk of a car for hours on March 27.
Four days after the fatal stabbing death of a Hilmar woman, the Merced County Sheriff's department continues its manhunt for the suspected killer.
A 4-year-old girl taken after an Easter service in Madera was found safe and sound in Turlock Sunday afternoon and her alleged kidnapper put behind bars.
Based on the adage of knowledge is power, the Turlock and California State University, Stanislaus police departments are embarking on a campaign to teach women the skills to fend off sexual assaults.
A Hilmar woman who was stabbed by her boyfriend Wednesday night during a domestic dispute was taken off life support Friday afternoon and pronounced dead, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.
A fight between neighbors turned ugly when one neighbor hit the other with a glass lid to a crockpot.
An auto burglary was thwarted Monday morning when two residents held the suspected burglars at gunpoint.
Four men were held at gunpoint inside a Turlock apartment Thursday night during a home invasion robbery.
Police are looking for the two men who beat and robbed a 39-year-old man and kept him locked in the trunk of his car for hours early Saturday.
The Turlock Police Department has arrested one man in connection to a downtown jewelry store burglary, but the actual thief remains at large.
Two traffic stops in two hours led to the seizure of two guns and two arrests by the Turlock Police Department Saturday night.
An observant and determined witness helped the Turlock Police Department capture a suspected thief.
The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department has identified two men as persons of interest in the case of a stabbing that occurred in Salida on Sunday.
An earlier sexual battery not guilty plea was reduced to a "no contest" stipulation for simple battery against a female employee by former Turlock Journal and Manteca Bulletin publisher Paul Mahony, 54, in the Manteca Branch of the San Joaquin County Superior Court Friday morning.
A 44-year-old man was taken into custody for public intoxication after he was found walking naked along a Turlock street.
A teenager tried to steal a cart full of alcohol from a Turlock store wearing a stolen Halloween mask Monday afternoon.
A quick-thinking witness aided police officers in the capture of three teen burglary suspects.
Four juveniles were arrested Sunday on allegations they had been throwing objects at passing cars, including limes, the Turlock Police Department reported.
A drive-by shooting occurred in the area of Chestnut Street Friday, though no injuries were reported.
The California State University, Stanislaus Police Department is warning students of a scam purporting to offer scholarships.
A Turlock man involved in a minor traffic accident was arrested Wednesday for hit and run and cocaine possession.
When the railroad crossing arms at Monte Vista Avenue and Golden State Boulevard started to lower Wednesday afternoon most of the vehicles began to slow down, but there is always that one exception.
An 82-year-old man was killed in a traffic collision Tuesday night in Turlock.
A man reportedly creating a disturbance at a Turlock restaurant was arrested by Turlock police officers on a variety of drug and weapon charges.
An unknown individual attempted to break into a residence on Linwood Avenue but was thwarted when the resident awoke to the noise.
A woman is facing a charge of commercial burglary after taking bags of purloined merchandise from a Turlock store Friday.
A man seen exposing himself near a Turlock school was taken into police custody after being placed under citizen's arrest.
For the third time in little more than a month's time span a Turlock man has died on the railroad tracks running through town.
The Delhi couple accused of causing the death of a 2-year-old child are awaiting arraignment in Merced County, but only one of them will be facing a murder charge.